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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 91–114.
Published: 01 January 2013
... also emerged in the context of National City's early-twentieth century internal managerial reforms that saw the bank diversify its operations and, in an attempt to evade domestic regulatory restrictions, create new institutional forms to expedite the accumulation of capital both in the United States...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2017) 2017 (127): 187–196.
Published: 01 January 2017
...David Serlin In this interview, historian Gregg Mitman discusses the background and significance of The Land beneath Our Feet , a documentary he completed with Sarita Siegel in 2016 that explores a 1926 scientific expedition to Liberia undertaken by Harvard University's Department of Tropical...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2010) 2010 (107): 45–73.
Published: 01 May 2010
... empire depended on new tools of seeing and new forms of scientific and medical expertise. Through a focus on the Harvard African Expedition to Liberia in 1926, the motion-picture record it gathered, and the place of rubber as a precious commodity in the global economy, this article investigates the...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1978) 1978 (18): 191.
Published: 01 October 1978
...- ticles on Russian history. MICHAEL MERRILL is an 18th century agricultural historian, who is currently assist- ant to an anthropological field expedition in the highlands of Papua, New Guinea. PETER ROSE is head of the Classics Department at Miami University in Ohio. SEAN WILENTZ is a...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2017) 2017 (129): 51–73.
Published: 01 October 2017
... , 1 – 20 . Bingham Alfred M. 1989 . Portrait of an Explorer: Hiram Bingham, Discover of Machu Picchu . Ames : Iowa State University Press . Bingham Hiram . 1912 . Letter to F. H. Allen, June 12. Box 1, folder 292, 9886, Yale Peruvian Expedition Papers . ———. 1913 . “The...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2018) 2018 (132): 187–199.
Published: 01 October 2018
.... While the expedition that gathered the Bagobo photographs (as well as images of other Mindanao peoples) was not a military venture, it took place in an atmosphere of war and guerrilla combat. The plates reveal a clear fascination with weaponry, and many photographs depict bolos, kris daggers, barongs...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1992) 1992 (53): 49–80.
Published: 01 May 1992
... "domestic" Indians from the mission villages of Parti- ail of them speaking the Tupian lingua gem2 of co- lonial Amazonian society, which was incomprehensible to the Muras. These expeditions made camp at any promising spot on the banks of the Madeira and other rivers, and they would scour the nearby...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2000) 2000 (76): 188–207.
Published: 01 January 2000
... New South Wales, a grave- stone marks an individual Aborigine’s involvement with one of Mitch- ell’s expeditions: TO NATIVE COURAGE, HONESTY AND FIDELITY YURANIGH WHO ACCOMPANIED THE EXPEDITION OF DISCOVERY INTO TROPICAL AUSTRALIA IN...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2010) 2010 (107): 1–6.
Published: 01 May 2010
... the early twentieth century to locate, own, and develop natural resources in the West African republic of Liberia. Relying on film records from the 1926 Harvard African Expedition, Mitman and Erickson illus- trate how a medical and scientific mission ultimately helped economic interests...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1992) 1992 (54): 202–207.
Published: 01 October 1992
... f. The Social Impact of the American Military Conciliation g. The British Expeditions to the West 7. Culture, Conflict, and Crime Indies and the War Against 8. Crime, Crusades, and Revolutionary France Comption h. Garrison Life on the...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2017) 2017 (127): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Mitman about the background and signifi- cance of The Land beneath Our Feet, a documentary he completed in 2016 with filmmaker Sarita Siegel that explores a 1926 scientific expedition to Liberia under- taken by Harvard University’s Department of Tropical Medicine and funded by the Firestone Tire...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2000) 2000 (78): 166–177.
Published: 01 October 2000
... independence in 1804. Events took a very different course in Guadeloupe. By the time Richepanse’s expedition arrived in early 1802, the metropolitan adminis- trator who had been sent a few months earlier had been kicked out of the island by angry black and de couleuv soldiers who resented his...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2005) 2005 (93): 39–52.
Published: 01 October 2005
... military recruitment efforts. In 2002, the Army initiated the Foreign Language Recruitment Initiative designed to give recent immigrants crash courses in English, and President Bush signed Executive Order No. 13269 on July 3, 2002, in order to expedite the...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1990) 1990 (48): 183–190.
Published: 01 October 1990
... on a special dis- covery tour of the Soviet Union," the tour organizer explains, "to discuss candidly the effect of 'glasnost' on Soviet Life, and how you can profit directly from the events you're watching on the evening news." "Join me on this eye-opening expedition," he continues...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2005) 2005 (92): 184–189.
Published: 01 May 2005
... sailors on the expeditions, many of whom are new immigrants from Ireland, survivors of Radical History Review Issue 92 (Spring 2005): 184–89 Copyright 2005 by MARHO: The Radical Historians’ Organization, Inc. 184 RRHR_92...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2006) 2006 (95): 1–7.
Published: 01 May 2006
... invasion of Afghanistan and, even more egregiously, the invasion of Iraq were expedited by the prior existence of a vast U.S. military presence around the world, currently in the form of well over 700 military bases operated in nearly 130 countries, predating the events of 9/11 that provided the...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2007) 2007 (99): 242–251.
Published: 01 October 2007
... threat to the state’s modernizing agenda and to the interests of the regional elites. But what explains the unprecedented scale of the punitive military expeditions sent to massacre the mil- lenarian communities? How do people make sense of religious and political persecu- tion? What is the meaning...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2007) 2007 (99): 253–259.
Published: 01 October 2007
... with pilgrims from the Netherlands Indies. In 1891 – 92 Snouck Hurgronje stayed in Aceh as an advisor for the colonial government. His analysis of local forms of insurgency led in 1898 to the bloodiest military expedition of the Dutch in the Indies, the war in Aceh that left sixty to seventy...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2018) 2018 (132): 47–67.
Published: 01 October 2018
.... Courtesy Cobalt Mining Museum Archives The aesthetic and recreational value of nature was central to funding the project that would appropriate the power of the Montreal River. To attract American financiers to fund the project, Taylor took potential investors on a hunting and fishing expedition that...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2001) 2001 (81): 5–14.
Published: 01 October 2001
... Ridge had signed a new warrant for Mumia Abu-Jamal’s execution. Though granted a temporary stay, Abu-Jamal’s appeals were nearly exhausted at the state level: due to restrictions imposed by the 1996 Anti-Terrorism and Expedited Death Penalty Act...